DPNR performed water quality analysis at 27 designated beaches throughout the territory during the week of Oct. 16- 20. The following beaches meet water quality standards and are safe for swimming or fishing:
Sprint has answered the call of the residents of the Virgin Islands, bringing equipment to the territory with plans to put a better system in place than before the hurricanes, Gov. Kenneth Mapp said Friday at his news conference.
Three months after someone else was set in his place, U.S. District Court dismissed Thursday the V.I. Democratic Party's lawsuit to overturn the process that led to Kevin Rodriquez's disqualification as a candidate.
This year's emergency congressional appropriations for hurricane recovery are the territory's best opportunity for substantial federal help. After the year ends, funding will be harder to come by, Delegate Stacey Plaskett said Thursday.